Tuesday, April 15, 2014
News

AUV Aborts Subsea Search for Flight MH370

A submarine scouring the floor of the Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian jet had to abort its maiden voyage after descending too deep, providing investigators with less than half the data the equipment was meant to capture.

April 15, 2014
Total Views: 3

Friday, April 11, 2014
Maritime News

Australia Narrows ‘Pinger’ Search for MH370 to Within Kilometers

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he’s confident crews hunting for the missing Malaysian jet have narrowed down the location of its black box to “within some kilometers,” raising optimism the wreckage will be found.

April 11, 2014
Total Views: 5

Thursday, April 10, 2014
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Maritime News

Australian Plane Hears Signal After Ship Captures Pings

An Australian search plane picked up a transmission around the area where a ship previously heard pings, a day after investigators expressed optimism they can soon locate the missing Malaysian Air jet in the Indian Ocean.

April 10, 2014
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Maritime News

Black Box Pinger’s Signature Is Unmistakable to Trained Ears

Alan Levin and Thomas Black April 8 (Bloomberg) — Aircraft black-box pingers, like those from the missing Malaysian jetliner lying somewhere in the depths of the Indian Ocean, emit a...

April 8, 2014
Total Views: 4

Monday, April 7, 2014
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Submarine Hunters Lead Search For Malaysian Airliner

By David Stringer (Bloomberg) – Leaning on a window ledge of a Boeing Co. (BA) P-8A Poseidon, U.S. Navy aircrewman David Everly peered over the Indian Ocean and squeezed a button clasped...

April 7, 2014
Total Views: 3

Sunday, April 6, 2014
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Maritime News

U.S. Navy’s Towed Pinger Locator Detects Possible Signs of MH370

950 miles northwest of Perth, Australia, the U.S. Navy’s towed pinger locator (TPL) may have found the tell-tale pings of the black box from MH370. “The detected signals are consistent...

April 6, 2014
Total Views: 6

Saturday, April 5, 2014
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“Black Box” Possibly Detected by Chinese Warship

By Siva Govindasamy and Swati Pandey KUALA LUMPUR/PERTH, Australia, April 5 (Reuters) – A Chinese patrol ship hunting for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner detected a pulse signal in the...

April 5, 2014
Total Views: 0

Friday, April 4, 2014
Maritime News

Search for MH370 Extends Beneath the Surface

By Jason Scott April 5 (Bloomberg) — Crews hunting for the missing Malaysian jet are extending the search to beneath the surface of the Indian Ocean, listening for pings from...

April 4, 2014
Total Views: 0

Monday, March 31, 2014
Maritime News

Ship With Black Box Detector Joins Search For MH370 – UPDATE

The Australian vessel Ocean Shield is scheduled to depart today to search for Malaysian Air Flight 370 after being fitted with an autonomous underwater vehicle and equipment to detect the missing plane’s black-box recorder.

March 31, 2014
Total Views: 0

Saturday, March 29, 2014
News

Ships Recover Unidentified Objects in MH370 Search Area

Australian and Chinese ships recovered unidentified objects from the Indian Ocean as planes spotted more items in the search for Malaysian Air Flight 370.

March 29, 2014
Total Views: 24

Friday, March 28, 2014
Maritime News

Objects Spotted After MH370 Search Shifts North

The hunt for Malaysian Air Flight 370 shifted focus for the third time in as many weeks after new analysis indicated the plane could have gone down hundreds of miles from the previous search area.

March 28, 2014
Total Views: 2

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Maritime News

China Showcases Rising Maritime Capabilities in Search for Missing Jet

China, in the midst of a military buildup challenging the U.S. and Japan, is showcasing its expanded capabilities in the search for Malaysia’s missing plane by deploying hardware from satellites to warships to an icebreaker.

March 27, 2014
Total Views: 12

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New Satellite Images Provide New Leads in Search for MH370

Thai satellite images of more than 300 objects in the south Indian Ocean produced another lead in the hunt for Malaysian Air Flight 370, with Japanese spacecraft also locating items as bad weather halted an airborne search.

March 27, 2014
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
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Video: Ship Hits Rough Seas NOT in Search of Flight MH370 – UPDATE

Update: And you guys cracked the case once again. Turns out this video is not from the search, rather it was filmed in January 2013 aboard the LPG carrier Venere...

March 26, 2014
Total Views: 89

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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How Inmarsat Used Satellite Data and Physics to Track Flight MH370 to Southern Indian Ocean

ritain's Inmarsat used a wave phenomenon discovered in the nineteenth century to analyse the seven pings its satellite picked up from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 to determine its final destination.

March 25, 2014
Total Views: 34

Monday, March 24, 2014
Maritime News

Malaysian PM: Flight MH370 ‘Ended’ in Southern Indian Ocean

Citing an analysis of data from satellite provider Inmarsat Plc, Malaysia has concluded that flight MH370 crashed in the southern Indian ocean.

March 24, 2014
Total Views: 5

Thursday, March 20, 2014
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Maritime News

Norwegian Car Carrier Searching Through Night for Jet Debris

The owner of a Norwegian car carrier said it planned to search through the night for two large objects sighted off Australia that could be debris from a missing Malaysian jetliner, despite the official search being suspended because it was too dark.

March 20, 2014
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Maritime News

Sailors Looking Out Windows Trump Technology in Jet Search

Even in this high-tech age, the search for missing Malaysian Air Flight 370 may rely on good luck and the oldest of sensors: the human eye.

March 19, 2014
Total Views: 2

Maritime News

Ships Urged to Watch for Signs of Missing Malaysian Airliner

Seafarers transiting the Indian Ocean and South China Sea have been urged by the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) to listen out for maritime satellite safety messages as part of efforts to locate missing Malaysian airliner MH370.

March 19, 2014
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Maritime News

Australia Joined by U.S. in Scouring Ocean Vastness for Missing Jet

The U.S. joined Australia in scouring an area in the southern Indian Ocean about 1 1/2 times the size of California for missing Malaysian Air Flight 370, as the disappearance became the longest in modern airline history.

March 18, 2014
Total Views: 2